Construction Managers

(NOC 711)
+20.05%
 

Career Description

Construction managers plan and direct the operations of organizations engaged in residential, commercial, institutional, and industrial construction.

Duties May Include

They may:

Prepare and submit construction project budget estimates;

Prepare schedules and milestones for projects, monitor progress and issue progress reports to clients;

Prepare contracts and negotiate changes with architects, consultants, clients, suppliers and subcontractors;

Develop and implement quality control programs;
Represent their companies on matters such as business services and union contract negotiations;
Direct the purchase of building materials and land acquisitions; and

Hire and supervise the activities of subcontractors and staff.

Examples of Titles

Construction Manager

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
General Arts and Science - Pre-Trades Certificate
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Canadore College
North Bay, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Building Construction Technician Diploma
Construction Project Management Certificate
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Red Deer College
Red Deer, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Parts Technician Certificate; Apprenticeship
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Vancouver Island University
Nanaimo, British Columbia, CA

Related Program(s):
Aboriginal Construction Certificate; Apprenticeship
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NAIT
Edmonton, Alberta, CA

Related Program(s):
Bachelor of Technology in Construction Management Bachelor; Online
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Modified on May 12, 2012